Don Mineo is a long time resident South Orange County and is a graduate from Dana Hills High School. Don graduated Saddleback College with a AA in Journalism and Liberal Arts, then transferred to UCSC to major in Community Studies. After returning to Southern California, Don finished a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Cal. State Fullerton and worked part-time in the Matriculation Department at Saddleback College. In 2002, Don graduated with Masters degree in Career Counseling at Chapman University, Orange, California. Don enjoys traveling, technology, the beach and working to make the environment (including work environments) a better place for future generations. Don serves on many different college, district and state committees. Don has specialties in career, leadership, technology and how it effects student learning and retention.
Check out these fun videos and website that might you offer some career directions (or make you laugh):
- Why you need a plan? Your Four Year Plan from PAR
- Great Ideas, not 100% accurate, at College Uncomplicated
- Success in the New Economy (and schools) - Vimeo Link
- Did you Know?
- What is the Department of Labor
- DOL Projections 2014-2025
- More from DOL
- Start the Conversation DOL
Email me comments and/or questions at DMineo@saddleback dot edu - Students enrolled in my class, when I am assigned a teaching assignment, will receive an email address for weekends and holidays that I will check.
The department of Career Guidance is under the Career and Re-Entry Center. Our center is often referred to as the Career Center, but a career center usually offers jobs services or job placement. Job assistance was reassigned to another division by a re-organization in 2010.